David O. Selznick (May 10, 1902 – June 22, 1965) was an American film producer, screenwriter ... His business activities included the loan of his contracted artists to other studios, including Alfred Hitchcock, Ingrid Bergman, Vivien Leigh and ...


Selznick established a film production company, ... were distributed by United Artists.


The David O. Selznick Collection at the Harry Ransom Center spans the career of ... Production files chronicle all aspects of movie-making business, from ...


David O. Selznick was a son of the silent movie producer Lewis J. Selznick. David ... In order to fulfill his picture obligation to United Artists, Selznick brought over Alfred .... Founder of the Selznick Company (1923), a film production company.


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HOLLYWOOD, June 22--David O. Selznick, one of the leading producers in ... Mr. Selznick, who produced "Gone With the Wind," the movies' biggest ... He developed an interest in filmmaking in his early teens. .... "Very few people have mastered the art of enjoying their wealth," Mr. Selznick remarked several months ago.


Apr 16, 2005 ... On December 10, 1938, David O. Selznick burned down Atlanta. ... His father Lewis J. Selznick was a successful film producer, and David studied the industry ... after Hitchcock it would be the director whose artistic vision mattered. ... THE BIRDS (1963), becoming one of the greatest filmmakers of all time.


David Oliver Selznick >Best known for the film Gone With the Wind, producer David Selznick ... In Showman—The Life of David O. Selznick David Thomson wrote, .... insecure, and self-destructive of all the geniuses of American movie- making." .... of MGM to form his own company to distribute films through United Artists.


It began in 1938, when producer David O. Selznick agreed to bring director Alfred Hitchcock ... This item:Hitchcock and Selznick by Leonard J. Leff Paperback $38.95 ... Heavenly Bodies: Film Stars and Society by Richard Dyer Paperback $30.37 ... they joined forces primarily to extend their independence as filmmakers .